23:08 | 16.04.2018
Oakley Presents the Sheckler Foundation’s 9th Annual Skate For A Cause
The Sheckler Foundation and Oakley are proud to announce the 9th
Annual Skate For A Cause taking place on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the
etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest. Skate For A Cause is a family-friendly
event that features a world-class skate jam and carnival aimed to help
raise funds for the Sheckler Foundation’s “Be the Change” initiative to
support injured action sports athletes and children in need. This event
is open to the public from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and admission is free
for families, friends and individuals of all ages. For exclusive access
into the skatepark, limited-VIP tickets are available for a $50 donation
on the Sheckler Foundation website: https://donate.shecklerfoundation.org/products/vip-access-to-skate-for-a-cause.
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The charities and past “Be the Change” recipients joining the Sheckler
Foundation in raising awareness include: Traveling Stories, Talk About
Curing Autism (TACA), Tilly’s Life Center (TLC), Skate MD Team Lilly
Foundation, Adaptive Skate Kollective (ASK), SC Skatepark Coalition and
Passport 2 Freedom.
2018 Skate For A Cause Schedule:
Gates open to the public for the carnival village
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Nitro Cirucs WCMX Best Trick Contest
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Roth Capital Adaptive Skate Best Trick Contest
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Plan B SkaterCross
2:45 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.
Red Bull Tech Center Best Trick Contest
3:15 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.
OAKLEY Tranny Best Trick
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
TILLYS Stairs, Hubbas, Rails Best Trick Contest
SF Raffle winners announced at SF booth
As the contests take place, the event will host games, drinks, food and
giveaways at the Carnival Village from the following sponsors: Woodward
West, Tech Deck, Ethika, Chronic Taco, etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest,
etnies, Plan B and Zebra House Coffee.
For additional info on the Sheckler Foundation and its 9th
Annual Skate For A Cause, follow @SheckFoundation
and stay connected with the foundation on Instagram,
About The Sheckler Foundation:
Founded in 2008, the Sheckler Foundation was created as an avenue for
Ryan Sheckler, his family, friends and business associates to give back
to the community and industry that they are so grateful for. Fueled by
the desire to contribute to the many causes that directly benefit and
enrich the lives of children and injured action sports athletes, the
Sheckler Foundation will produce fundraising events, passion projects
and web-based initiatives to raise capital and awareness. Our ultimate
goal is to empower our community to “Be the Change!”
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